Upcoming Events

Workshop

Mental Health First-Aid (MHFA) Course for Students (English)

Date:
6, 13, 20, 27 Nov 2018 (Tue)
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Counseling and Wellness Center, Room 5003 (via Lift 3)
Language:
English
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
HLTH1010 Attained:
2 Hours
Registration:
Please bring along CASH with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.
* Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
The program fee of $150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early i...

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse;
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

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Workshop

Mental Health First-Aid (MHFA) Course for Students (Cantonese)

Date:
24 & 31 Oct 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
Counseling and Wellness Center, Room 5003 (via Lift 3)
Language:
Cantonese
Guest / Speaker:
Student Counselors
HLTH1010 Attained:
2 Hours
Registration:
Please bring along CASH with Student ID card and register in person at the Counseling & Wellness Center during office hours. First come first served.
* Original course fee is $1,000 and now at special rate for HKUST students with the subsidy from the University.
Certificate:
Official Certificate issued by The Mental Health Association of Hong Kong with the recognition by Mental Health First Aid, Australia upon successful completion of the training.
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk
URL:
http://www.mhfa.com.au/
Remarks:
The program fee of $150 will be refunded upon completion of 4 consecutive sessions.

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early i...

The trainer of 12-hour MHFA course will teach you how to provide initial support to people with mental health problem or people experiencing mental health crisis. It will cover:

• Basic knowledge of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, psychotic disorders and substance use disorders;
• Possible crisis arising from these mental health problems (e.g., suicidal behaviors, acute psychotic behaviors, acute stress reactions) and the necessary interventions;
• Early intervention and appropriate support to the person in need before the situation gets worse;
• Community resources and professional services available in Hong Kong

Quotes from past MHFA courses:
“Very good training course in fundamental level for understanding mental health. Highly recommended.”
“Have learnt more detailed information about different mental diseases, useful methods and ways to deal with different situations, very practical.”
“The instructors are very professional and they have experience in dealing with students in mental health concerns. The videos are also very useful.”

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Talk

Anti-Stigma Busking Performance and Lived Experience Sharing by People with Mental Illness

Date:
19 Oct 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Venue:
SCI HOME
Language:
Cantonese
Guest / Speaker:
Service Users of Yung Fung Shee Psychiatric Day Hospital and Occupational Therapy Student Ambassadors, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
HLTH1010 Attained:
1 Hour
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk

The registration link below is for student registration.

Interested colleagues please email to counsel@ust.hk. Thank you for the support.

The registration link below is for student registration.

Interested colleagues please email to counsel@ust.hk. Thank you for the support.

Talk

Mental Well-being in Facing Life Adversity

Date:
12 Oct 2018
Time:
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Venue:
Counseling and Wellness Center (Room 5003 via Lift 3)
Language:
English
Guest / Speaker:
Stephen CHAR, Barrister,
Author of 3 Bestselling Self-Help Psychology Books
HLTH1010 Attained:
1 Hour
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk

The registration link below is for student registration.

Interested colleagues please email to counsel@ust.hk. Thank you for the support.

The registration link below is for student registration.

Interested colleagues please email to counsel@ust.hk. Thank you for the support.

Exhibition

Dustykid "Hug My Heart" Exhibition

Date:
12 Oct 2018 - 24 Oct 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
LT-A Academic Concourse
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk

Exhibition

Public Attitudes Towards Mental Illness

Date:
12 Oct 2018 - 24 Oct 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Venue:
LT-B Academic Concourse
Enquiry:
Tel: 2358 6696 / E-mail: counsel@ust.hk